deco Lumberjack chic
The woodsman comes home to a cosy, pared-back space furnished with beautiful pieces crafted from the simplest materials
go back to nature with a look that’s naturally charming – think rustic furnishings, roughly hewn accessories and a cool campfire vibe
Bring the outdoors in with large scenic murals, then arrange statement furniture to create a campfire vibe.
opposite wall in Tarrano wallpaper in roches, £650.40 per panoramic, Pierre Frey. Furniture Bala bench, £199, John lewis & Partners. Details Driftwood wall hooks, £32, French Connection. On the hooks, from left: Swedish axes, £85 each, Objects of use; and cleaver, £350; knives: Gyuto, £290; nakiri, £230; Petty, £160; and Santoku, £240, all Blenheim Forge. Potting Shed
brush and pan, £42, Geoffrey Fisher Design at The new Craftsmen. On the bench, from left: Hogla baskets, from £25 each, Twentytwentyone; and baskets
with handles, £19.99 each; laundry basket, £49.99; and mohair blanket,
£119.99, all Zara Home. Classic Moc 8131
boots, £249, red wing Shoes. this page wall Covered in woodlands mural,
£36sq m, Murals wallpaper. Furniture noelle sofa,
£3,975, Pinch Design; upholstered in Versailles velvet in e222040, £165m, Kravet. Daybed Four, left, £3,055, another Country; upholstered in Sevigne polyestermix, £87.10m, Casamance. Ow150 daybed, £3,242, Carl Hansen & Søn. antique chopping block, far left, £850, LASSCO. Side tables, from left: legno Vivo, from £450 each, riva 1920 at Silvera; and Tony, £643, Porada. FLOOR Vintage 71790 rug, £1,750, Floor_story. Details Bespoke hide lampshades, £500 each, Dare Studio. On the chopping block, from top: Kuksa bowl and spoon, £125; and hand-turned plates and bowls, from £16 each, all Objects of use. Cushions, from left:
abstract in wine and pink, £100 each, Tom Dixon; Modernist Olive, £55, Curious egg; and cashmere sheepskin, £99, Heal’s. Utility box, £30, labour and wait. another Pottery pitcher, £58, Twentytwentyone.
A raw-edged slice of timber makes the perfect rustic tabletop. Keep the mood lo-fi with workaday enamel.
wall Covered in Zebulon cotton-mix in Eucalyptus, £247.20m, Boussac at Pierre Frey. Furniture Pedestal table, £9,365, Sebastian Cox. Masai sideboard, £4,421, M Marconato and t Zappa for Porada. Curved walnut bench, £2,500, will Elworthy; and Half stool, £500, witamina D, both at Mint Shop. Hardy rocker oak chair, £1,295; and bucket with lid, on the sideboard, £415, both Another Country. Oregan chairs, £160 each, Habitat. DETAILS Ceramic Page
pendant lamps, from £685 each, natalie Page for BDDW. reindeer hide, on the Hardy Rocker, £145, Objects of use. On the bench, from left: Sloman shirt, £80, Carhartt; Jacob rug, £120, Celtic & Co; and leather tool case, £95, labour and wait. On the table, from left: Cobalt tea mugs, £28 each, Feldspar at the Conran Shop; witloft leather placemats, £29.75 each, Borough Kitchen; and marbled enamel teapot in Burgundy, £32; Japanese
coffee pot, £55; and Japanese enamel
teapot, £58, all labour and wait.
A selection of rough-cut ceramics with various glazes create a hybrid between old and new tabletop style.
DETAILS Blurred and Striped mugs, £35 each; and large stripe candleholder, used as an egg cup, £30, all Pip Hartle; and bowl, £35; jug, £32; and tumbler, £30, all rebecca Proctor, all at toast. Cobalt butter dish, £60, Feldspar at the Conran Shop. Cement teapot, £215.50; and plateau, £80, both Serax x Frédérick Gautier at Aria. Sheffield stoneware dinner plates, £34 each; and Kuro-ochi herb knife, £77.50, all Objects of use. Dovetail wooden
egg cup, £90 for two, temper Studio. Silver Fox vintage trucks, £25 for two, roundhouse.
The lumberjack’s workstation is tucked neatly by the fire with a trestle table as a workbench and an array of tools.
FURNITURE Plank settle, £6,400, Sue Skeen; and VMP10 boiler suit, £250, Tom of Holland, both for The New Craftsmen. Trestle desk, £475, French Connection. Stanford armchair, £5,318, Jean-marie Massaud for Poliform. Brig ottoman,
£2,000, Antonio Citterio for Flexform. DETAILS On the desk, from left: Thora Rustic candleholder in Zinc, £7; and Ruben
beer beakers, £18 for four, both Rowen & Wren; Nomadic light, £800, Katharina Eisenköck; toolbox with trays, £5,995, The Conran Shop; and red toolbox, £36; and worker’s lunch pail, on the settle, £85, both Labour and Wait.
Play to wood’s innate strengths and display its natural charms with scaled-up chopping boards.
FURNITURE Masai sideboard, as before. Memoire armchair, £5,826, Roberto Lazzeroni for Flexform. Matchstick stool, £450, Edward Collinson. DETAILS Witloft leather aprons, £139.75 each, Borough Kitchen. Swedish trekking axe, £85, Objects of Use. On the sideboard, from back row, left: Dovetail board, from £100, Temper Studio; and wooden platter board, £145, Tim Plunkett; oak wood handled long boards, £130 each; and maple wood board, £65, all at The Conran Shop; middle row, from left: oversized rustic chopping board large, £230; oak wood handled round boards, also on the floor, £89 each; and oversized rustic cutting board olive wood large, £285, all The Conran Shop; front row, from top: Choppy Waters, Lake of Gold tray; and Moon platter, right, both £200, Temper Studio; and chopping boards olive wood rectangular small, £39 each; chopping board olive wood rectangular medium, £49; and oak wood handled carving boards, £135 each, all at The Conran Shop. Deck hat, on the chair, £50, Labour and Wait. Rosie Grey sitting rabbit, on the radiator, £45, Graham and Green. Bucket; and bowl, on the floor, both as before.
Take inspiration from the great outdoors for a rustic en suite concept.
FURNITURE District Eight bed with side table, £2,000, Anthropologie. Altay armchair in Mongolian goat skin, £2,915, Silvera. FLOOR Vintage 2522 rug, £1,100, Floor_story. Large sheepskin rug, £835, Celtic & Co. DETAILS La Cage thermostatic shower in aged brass, £18,720, Catchpole and Rye. Greywash industrial pendant, £125, Cox & Cox. Nestor wool-mix in Forêt, on the shower rail, £249.60m, Boussac at Pierre Frey. On the shower, from top: Hand-dipped beeswax candles, from £3 each, Objects of Use; Jacob rug, as before; and fringed wool and silk blanket, £229.99, Zara Home. On the bed, from top: hot water bottles, also on the armchair, £8 each, Labour and Wait; mohair blanket, £195; and quilted velvet throw, £225, both Toast; and Trimity super king-size duvet cover set, £120, Habitat. On the side table, from left: Picardie tumbler, £10.50 for six, Objects of Use; and Wander lamp, £800, Katharina Eisenköck. Classic Moc 8131 boots, on the floor, as before.
Hang an atmospheric pendant bedside and create an interesting, contemporary version of a hurricane lamp.
FURNITURE District Eight bed, as before. DETAILS Hanging brass sky lantern, £48; and tealight candles, £5 for nine, all
Rowen & Wren. On the side table, from top: One to Sixteen model chairs, £12 each, Twentytwentyone; How to Stay Alive in the Woods hardback by Bradford Angier, £14.99, Waterstones; and Suomi mushroom knife, £33, Objects of Use. Nordic rug, £255, Celtic & Co. Duvet set; and throw, both as before.
Go with the grain with natural wood pieces. What could be more pure than side tables fashioned from tree trunks?
FURNITURE Legno Vivo side tables, as before. FLOOR Vintage 71790 rug, as before. DETAILS Cobalt teapot, £135, Feldspar at Twentytwentyone. Haiku stoneware cupping mug, £22 for four, Curious Egg. Coloral water bottle, £35,
Coloral. Swedish fire-lighting kit, £35; and Reindeer leather coin purse, £15, both Objects of Use.
Everyday objects take on the status of collector’s items when styled on a statement bookcase.
FURNITURE Singer shelves in oak and walnut, £1,550, Benchmark. Webby 1 bench, £1,649, Carlo Ballabio for Porada at Heal’s. Sibast No 8 chair, £1,030, Sibast at Silvera. FLOOR Vintage 71771 rug, £1,150, Floor_story. DETAILS On the shelves, from top: Men’s boots, from a selection, Red Wing Shoes; shirts, from left: Barstow Western, £65, Levi’s; Halleck in Tobacco, top, £105; Stawell in Hamilton brown; and Stawell in black/white, both £85, all Carhartt; and plaid blanket, on the floor, £110, Labour and Wait. Witloft leather knife roll, hanging, £259, Borough Kitchen. Mia rug, beneath the plaid blanket, £1,638, The Conran Shop. Broom, £20; and furniture brush, far right, £35, both Objects of Use. Cobweb brush, £42; and dustpan brush, on the bench, £55 with a dustpan, both Geoffrey Fisher Design at The New Craftsmen. On the bench: Dune tray, £200, Temper Studio; and Pottery Series pitcher, £58, Another Country. Leather tool case; utility box; Witloft leather aprons; worker’s lunch pail; and Blurred mug, all as before.